Job Posting OPEN
The Groundskeeper position
is responsible for keeping the outdoor grounds in clean, safe, and orderly
- Manage the contract with the lawn
- Create and communicate a monthly
outdoor maintenance schedule.
- Managing and overseeing the entire
property including grass seeding/sod, mowing, fencing, landscaping, ponds,
tree work, construction projects, etc.
- Mow and
trim lawns and shrubbery and clear debris from grounds.
- Operate and maintain equipment such
as tractors, bush hog, mowers, trimmers, snow blowers, trailers.
- Notify Director
concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating
snow from sidewalks, driveways, and parking areas, using snow blowers, and
snow shovels, and spread snow melting chemicals.
supplies and equipment needed for cleaning and maintenance duties.
- Set up,
arrange, and remove tables, chairs, ladders, and scaffolding to prepare
facilities for various church events.
insecticides and fumigants to prevent insect and rodent infestation.
- Monitor and manage irrigation system
to ensure its proper function.
- Other duties and responsibilities as
assigned by either the Facilities Manager or Executive Pastoral Staff.
Facilities (Seasonal when weather does not permit outside work)
- Clean rooms, hallways, lobbies, restrooms, parking lots and other work areas.
- Gather and
- Move heavy
furniture, equipment, and supplies, either manually or by using hand
- Resetting classrooms.
Skills and Experience
position requires a person who loves Jesus and has a passionate heart for
experience in a groundskeeping role is preferred.
to prioritize projects/responsibilities.
to push minimum 100 pounds (power cleaning appliances, etc);
to lift minimum of 50 pounds (trash, supplies, etc.)
to climb ladder and step ladder
at the waist, sitting, kneeling, laying horizontally, climbing, walking, etc often
during daily job requirements.
to work in both extreme heat and cold.